Opinion

The Danger Of High Expectations.

We spend a lot of time waiting for things from other people.We're told from a very young age that we should treat others in the same way that we expect to be treated but sometimes, despite your best efforts with someone, you get nothing in return. In this situation, some people walk away and never… Continue reading The Danger Of High Expectations.

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Opinion

Why I Had A Facebook Detox And Why You Should Too

So after deliberating about it for a while, I decided to go cold turkey and delete my Facebook app on my phone. I was tired of the EU referendum related statuses and I knew it was definitely time to take a break from social media. I logged out on my computer and removed Facebook from… Continue reading Why I Had A Facebook Detox And Why You Should Too

Opinion

Waiting & Wishing

I'm always wishing for something or thinking about something I want. I know that I should appreciate what I already have but sometimes, I find myself stuck in an endless cycle of negativity and hopelessness. I'm tired of struggling. I just want everything to happen. Right now. I don't want to wait any longer. I'm… Continue reading Waiting & Wishing

Opinion

Like My Status, Like My Life

Facebook is part of our daily lives, it’s a mechanical process to scroll down our newsfeed every morning and see what our friends have been up to, but do we realise the truth behind the façade? Do we have the ability to step away from the virtual world and live entirely in the real one?… Continue reading Like My Status, Like My Life

Opinion

Lost At Sea

I feel like I'm lost at sea and I am barely keeping my head above the water. I kick my legs to stay alive and I can see the sun on the horizon but no matter how hard I try to swim towards it, the waves take me in a different direction. Some days, I… Continue reading Lost At Sea

Opinion

The F Word

Future. It’s a word that has been circling around my mind a little bit too much recently. My future seemed so far away a couple of months ago, as I sat behind a desk at university, I had it all figured out in my head. I felt optimistic that everything would work out and somebody… Continue reading The F Word

Opinion

Shoot For The Moon. Even If You Miss, You’ll Land Among The Stars

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss... you will land among the stars - Les Brown I have always had a love-hate relationship with New Year's Resolutions. I dislike resolutions of the generic kind, such as - I will lose x amount of weight, I will stop eating unhealthily and I will quit smoking.… Continue reading Shoot For The Moon. Even If You Miss, You’ll Land Among The Stars

Opinion

Society Has Killed The True Meaning Of Beauty

Society has not only changed the way we look at the world but the way that we look at ourselves. We live in a society driven by advertisements and media. From a young age we are bombarded with images of the media's perception of beauty. We never learn the real definition of beauty. Instead we… Continue reading Society Has Killed The True Meaning Of Beauty

Opinion

Love

 Love is stronger than momentary hate. Love can do extraordinary things to a person. No one in this world is perfect, we all have our flaws and insecurities and we all have our own demons and selfish desires. But love changes you. When you fall in love you see perfection, no matter how hard you… Continue reading Love

Opinion, Writer's Life

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

As a writer you have to come to terms with the fact that not everyone is going to like your writing or what you have to say. There are the good comments that you receive that make your heart swell with pride, when you realise that you have found the perfect words and when you… Continue reading The Good, The Bad & The Ugly